Earlier than the first ODI against Bangladesh, Indian skipper Rohit Sharma said that the series wouldn’t be a cakewalk for them against a noteworthy-improved Bangladesh aspect, which has given Men in Blue a ramification of opponents over time. India will kickstart its tour of Bangladesh with the first ODI of three-match series in Dhaka on Sunday.
“It be going be an exhilarating challenge against Bangladesh” – Captain, @ImRo45 speaks sooner than the 1st ODI in Dhaka #TeamIndia | #BANvIND pic.twitter.com/NtjCoHp4FT— BCCI (@BCCI) December 3, 2022
“For the final 7-8 years, Bangladesh has been a utterly different aspect. They’ve been a tough crew. We indulge in not had easy wins against them and had to play correct cricket against them to raise. It used to be shut throughout the ICC T20 World Cup. We lost a series in 2015 here. Under no circumstances we indulge in near here pondering it would possibly per chance in point of fact presumably perhaps presumably also be a cakewalk for us. They are a in actuality improved them,” said Rohit in a pre-match press conference.
On how noteworthy Bangladesh will be tormented by the absence of senior gamers esteem Tamim Iqbal and Taskin Ahmed, Rohit said that his aspect doesn’t scrutinize into the composition of the opposite crew and will believe performing effectively as Team India. “Clearly, they’ve some quality gamers. They are going to miss their skilled gamers. But it surely is going to present the different to others to play effectively. These two indulge in been match-winners for Bangladesh and indulge in accomplished effectively for years,” he added. Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Friday announced Litton Das as the crew’s ODI captain for the upcoming three-match series against India starting up December 4.
Bangladesh captain Tamim Iqbal used to be ruled out of the three-match ODI series against India due to the a groin hurt. Taskin Ahmed, the immediate bowler, used to be ruled out of the first ODI due to the a encourage ailment earlier on Thursday.The Nationwide Different Panel has included left-arm pacer Shoriful Islam in the aspect as veil for Taskin. On whether Team India is inquisitive concerning the World Cup, Rohit said that the aspect isn’t pondering that a long way forward.
“But we are in a position to lend a hand an see on where we prefer to boost as a crew. It is a long way serious for us to not take under consideration so many issues true now esteem we indulge in to make direct of this or that combination, we indulge in to play this man or that man or the World Cup. Me and coach indulge in an even belief as to what we prefer to invent. We are in a position to slender it down when we’re shut to World Cup. We correct prefer to play correct cricket except WC,” he added.
Requested concerning the nerve-racking schedule of the game, Rohit said, “As professionals, we indulge in to assign up with depth. We prepare gamers, we give them leisure to control the workload, keeping the larger image in thoughts. There’s going to be a ramification of cricket always, or not it is vital to control. No longer doubtless on on the present time and age to play your easiest 15.”mber 7 on the same venue and the closing match on December 10 in Chattogram.
The 2-match Check series will originate on December 14 and the 2d Check will take location. On how the aspect has planned and strategised for Litton Das, the skipper said that the recreation is concerning the total batting unit. The first ODI will be played on Sunday in Dhaka, adopted by the 2d on Deceon December 19.
India’s squad for Bangladesh ODIs: Rohit Sharma (C), KL Rahul (VC), Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Shreyas Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Rishabh Pant (WK), Ishan Kishan (WK), Shahbaz Ahmed, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Mohd Siraj, Deepak Chahar, Kuldeep Sen, Umran Malik.